Friday, June 17, 2005
Commemoration of Samuel & Henrietta Barnett, Social Reformers, 1913 & 1936
Now the great thing is this: we are consecrated and dedicated to God in order that we may thereafter think, speak, meditate, and do, nothing except to his glory. For a sacred thing may not be applied to profane uses without marked injury to him.
... John Calvin (1509-1564), The Institutes of the Christian Religion, v. I , tr. John Allen, Presbyterian Board of Publication and Sabbath-School Work, 1921, III.vii.1, p. 619
(see the book; see also Ps. 119:11; 1 Pet. 5:1; more at Attitudes)
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